At Juvenile in Justice we are constantly working with advocacy organizations, non-profits, news and media organizations, and scholars who use the images gathered in the project. Below is a comprehensive list of these collaborators. If you are interested in using some of our images for your cause or project, please email us and describe your organization and what you would like to accomplish!


Select the images you would like to use directly from the digital libraries down below. Depending on your needs you can explore our images by subject matter and their respective book. Send us reference images and the file name. We will then send you an invoice and high resolution images.



Institutions Using Work

Annie E. Casey Foundation
Images used to illustrate report “No place for Kids.”

Campaign for Youth Justice, Washington D.C based advocacy organization
Images used to illustrate report “Misguided Measures.”

Center for Children’s Law and Policy, public interest law and policy organization, Washington, D.C
Images used in video project about Center for Children’s Law and Policy for Arnold Foundation

Ella Baker Center for Human Rights
Image used on posters advocating for California Youth Prison System reform

Equal Justice Initiative (web and print) Montgomery, AL based non-profit legal organization
Image for their publicity for their appeal challenging death-in-prison sentences for
children, Images used for their advocacy program for juveniles in the justice system.

Georgia Appleseed (Public Interest Law Center)
Used images in advocacy publications

In the Life Media “Our Bodies, Our Rights.”
Images used to illustrate video on LGBT youth in the juvenile justice system

Juvenile Justice Initiative
Used images for their site

Juvenile Justice Information Exchange (JJIE) & Bokeh
Yearlong collaboration as a part of JJIE’s ‘Bokeh’ photo site. Series featuring bi-weekly Juvenile-in-Justice images and captions
Our project blog with over 1,000 unique visitors per month, and growing.

Moving Maryland Forward Network
Image for their campaign against locking juveniles up with adult criminals

Project NIA, advocacy organization
Used in their newsletter to promote a Juvenile Justice Training program in Illinois

Public Justice Center, Baltimore, MD based non-profit legal organization
Images used in advocacy campaign
“Reform Juvenile Justice Now: A Judge’s Timely Advice for Drastic System Change.”
Image used on cover of Judge Teske’s book.

Spark Action, online journalism and advocacy center
Used as a part of their youth series

Texans Care For Children
Used images for an advocacy publication about the impact of juvenile justice reforms

Texas Appleseed (Public Interest Law Center)
Used images from Giddings Unit in Annual Newsletter

Scholars Using Work

Corey Bennet, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism

Dr. Elizabeth Cauffman, Docuthesis, research documentary database
Images used in video documentary by Behaviorial Psychology Dr. Elizabeth Cauffman of UC Irvine exploring the factors that drive adolescents to commit serious crimes.

Emily Powers
Mitigation Investigator in Georgia

Georgetown University Law Center
School-To-Prison Pipeline Report

Karin Williams
Documentary for National Geographic and PBS, focusing on restoring two justice programs, in New Zealand and in Baltimore

Laura S. Abrams, PhD, Associate Professor and Doctoral Program Chair, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs
Compassionate Confinement: A Year in the Life of Unit C
The Book is an ethnographic study of a boys’ residential facility in the Midwest. The book is based on over a year of observations and interviews in a treatment-oriented facility and the focus of the book is on the boys’ experiences of being treated in an involuntary, punitive context

McGraw Hill Education
Images used to illustrate first edition Textbook Juvenile Delinquency for higher education audience. Full-page images on cover and chapter introductions

Michi Soyer, University of Chicago

Robert May
SenArt Films, using images for his feature-length documentary on the juvenile justice system.

Robert Smid, Dutch videographer
Juvenile-in-Justice images used in video documentary about Spofford Detention in New York

Tracey Huggins, Campaign for Youth Justice Community Forum
Used materials to create a presentation for you advocacy and awareness

University of Pennsylvania Law School
Images being used in student documentary on School-to-Prison pipeline, with assistance by The Juvenile Law Center, and the Education Law Project, and the Philadelphia Defenders


American Society of Magazine Editors and Columbia University School of Journalism
Awarded Best News and Documentary Photography of the year, 2012, for Photo Essay, Juvenile InJustice, featured in Harper’s Magazine

CBS News
News in Pictures Feature

Forward Thinking Museum
Winner, FTM Photography

Harper’s Magazine (web and print) 
6-page photo essay on Juvenile-in-Justice

NPR’s The Picture Show
Feature on Juvenile-in-Justice

PBS Newshour
Video segment on Juvenile-in-Justice and Richard Ross

Photo District News
Feature on Winners of the ASME National Magazine Award 2012

Prison Photography, website
Featured as a part of Prison Photography On the Road

Top Must Read Stories, From the Week of April 13, 2012

Radio New Zealand
‘Tune your Engine- Juvenile-in-Justice’ March 6, 2012

The Real News, daily video news and documentary service based in Washington, D.C
Images used to illustrate Annie E. Casey’s Bart Lubow’s discussion on Race, Youth, and Criminal Justice System in Baltimore.

RTTV America (Russian Television)
Images used to illustrate story about failed juvenile detention system in America.

Spark Action, online journalism and advocacy center
Used as a part of their youth series

The Takeaway
Interview, “Juvenile Justice, Through the Lens of Photographer Richard Ross” April 2012, April 2012
Photo essay and article on Juvenile-in-Justice

Witness LA, Social Justice News, May 2012
Photo feature and article on Juvenile-in-Justice, Zocalo Public Square, Interview with Stephanie Washburn

Other Engagements

U.S. Capitol Rotunda during voting to extend OJJDP

ACLU Florida

ACLU New York

ACLU Colorado

Action Media Group

Advanced Educational Products

Al Jazeera America

American Bar Association

American University

Amnesty International

Annie E. Casey Foundation

Armand Hammer Museum

Associated Press

ATD Fourth World-All Together in Dignity to Overcome Poverty

Balestra Media


Boston College School of Law

Brave New Films

California Public Defenders Association

Campaign For Youth Justice

Carnegie Library

Casey Family Programs

CBS Broadcasting

Center for Children Law’s Policy

Center for Juvenile & Criminal Justice  

Center for Public Representation

Center for Sustainable Journalism

Chaffy College

Children’s Defense Fund

Children’s Family Justice Center

Children’s Law Center

Children’s Rights Org.

Coalition for Juvenile Justice

Colorado College

Colorado Photographic Center

Committee for Youth Justice

Cook County Juvenile Probation Department

Cornell University

County of Los Angeles

Crosswalk Ministries

Crossroads School, Santa Monica, CA

Department of Education and Social Justice University of Birmingham, Birmingham ENG


E! Entertainment

EAMPH / Centre’d Action Laique de Charleroi

Eastern State Penitentiary

Emory University - Law

Equal Justice Initiative

Equal Voice News

Etablissement de Assistance

Evangelicals for Social Action

Families & Allies of Virginia Youth

Figge Museum, Davenport, Iowa

Florida International University

Georgetown Law School

Georgia State University

Glen Mills Academy

Global Oneness Project Films

Griffin Hammond

Groundworks Campaign

Groundworks Films

Guardian News

Hammer Museum, UCLA

Harpers Magazine

Harvard School of Law

Haymarket Books

Heal The Heart of The Matter

Heart Mountain Wyoming

Herron School of Art

Human Rights Project

Illinois State University

Indiana University


Institut des’ Hautes Etudes Sur La Justice

Joan Mitchell Center, New Orleans

Jefferson County Public Schools

Jesuit Social Research Institute

Johnson County Department of Corrections

Journalism Education Association

Junior League of Santa Barbara

Junior Scholastic Magazine

Just Detention International

Justice Aid

Juvenile Detention International

Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

Juvenile Law Center

Kansas State University

Kennedy School Harvard University

Kennesaw State University

Lens Magazine (China)

Lives in The Balance

Lonestar Justice Alliance

Louisiana Center for Children’s Rights

Lowenstein Sadler LLP

Moritz College of Law

Mother Jones

Multnomah County

National Council of Crime and Delinquency

National Crittenton Foundation

National Geographic Television

National Juvenile Defender Center

National Juvenile Justice Network

National Public Defenders Association

National Religious center Against Torture

National Religious Center Against Torture

New England Journal on Criminal and Civil Confinement


Ohio State

Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, ENG

Oklahoma State University

Pacific Juvenile Defender Center

PBS International

PBS NewsHour (Judy Woodruff 7 minute interview)

PBS NewsHour (Brief But Spectacular) Sched. August 2019

Penn State University

Penn State University at Harrisburg

Pew Charitable Trust

Politische Akademie (Vienna)

Princeton University

Project- Met White Incarcerated

Prometheus Studios

Renewed Minds Community Development

Rights 4 Girls

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

Roosevelt University, Chicago, Ill

Rutgers State University, Camden

SAGE Publication

San Joaquin County Education

Satya Magazine

Scholastic Inc.

Scientific American’s Psychology Text

Sedgwick County

Shaga Design

Shared Hope International

Shelter Kids / Troubled Youth Conference

Sierra Health Foundation

Social Science Associates

Sojourners Magazine

Solstice Literary Magazine

Southern Poverty Law Center

Southwestern Law School

Starfish Media Group (Soledad O'Brien BroadCast)

St. Jude League

St. Marys College

Stoneleigh Foundation

Stop Solitary for Kids

Straight Ahead Ministries

Texas Juvenile Justice Report

The Funambulist

The Intercept

The Los Angeles County Department of Education

The Marshall Project

The National Conference of State Legislators

The National Council of Juvenile & Family Court Judges

The New Jersey Institute for Social Justice

The New Press

The New York City Department of Corrections

The New York Review of Books

The New York Times

The New York Times/ Upshot

The New York State Unified Court System Division of Professional and Court Services

The Oxbow School

The Raben Group (Public Policy)

The Sparrow Project

Think Ten Media Group


Tools 4 Life Books

Travis Miley Presents

Troubled Youth Conference

Try Youth as Youth

UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine

University of Alabama

University of Alabama, Birmingham

University of Colorado

University of Denver

University of Florida

University of Iowa

University of Kansas

University of Louisiana at Shreveport

University of Memphis

University of Minnesota

University of New Mexico

University of Oregon

University of Pennsylvania

University of Vermont

University of Wisconsin

Unlock Tomorrow

Utah State University

Vera Institute

VSM Productions (Like Any Other Kid Film)

Western Carolina University

W. Haywood Burns Institute

Wichita State University

Wisconsin State Public Defender's Office

Women in Government Foundation

Women’s Justice Initiative

WNYC Radio

Yale University Press

Youth Advocacy Foundation

Youth First Initiative

Youth for Christ

Youth Law Center